Terri Weiss

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Greece: Thousands of Migrants, Refugees Trapped After Influx

Thousands of migrants and refugees remain stranded in Greece<p>By andrew katz | Photographs by angelos tzortzinis<p>Issa stood alone in the tree. He wore a …

These Syrians found refuge in Germany, but they’re still seeking peace

The German government’s prediction spread quickly: 1 million refugees were expected to reach the country by the end of 2015, Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel announced on Sept. 14 last year. Only a month earlier, official estimates had put the number at 450,000 at most.<p>Virtually overnight, Germany …

Refugees Wanted: Meet The Companies Creating Jobs For The Displaced

From Chipotle and Starwood to a small business in Kansas City, companies large and small are learning that hiring refugees helps the bottom line.<p>When Charly Ngoma arrived in Arizona as a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo, he’d never eaten a burrito before. Three months later, he had a …

Obama Is Reportedly Planning to Bring a Lot More Refugees to the U.S.

The Obama Administration plans to increase the number of refugees admitted to the United States by 30% in fiscal year 2017, according to the Wall …